Interested/appreciate ice carving? Well here’s an event for you!
Next week, Saturday, February 11th from 3:00pm – 7:00pm, Central Park will be hosting their sixth annual Ice Festival. Artist from the Okamoto Studio will be present using materials such as electric chain saws, chisels, and “picks” to __________ over six thousand pounds of ice replicating statues around the park!
This event is FREE of cost! That’s right, you get to see artist carving ice live for free.
- Ice carving originated during the Middle Ages when the wealthy hosted extravagant meals/banquets displayed sculptures made out of not only ice but also fruit.
- Ice Sculpting is considered a Cultural Olympiad event in the Olympics!
I look forward to following up and informing you guys on how the event went! If you’re interested in joining me on this adventure let me know!